As seen via WUSA 9:
The tributes keep pouring in for Legendary DC House music DJ Sam “The Man” Burns who passed away suddenly the morning of Saturday, March 7, 2020. In DJ booths, dance floors and on social media — fans and fellow artists gave thanks to the man who made them move, lifted their spirits and enlightened their souls. Friends said Sam Burns was more than a DJ, the 62-year-old native son, was a legend who inspired love, music and service to his community.
A professional DJ since 1978, Sam “the Man” Burns was influential in the DC night life scene and helped mentor hundreds of young artists.